HNB Assurance PLC (HNBA) recently partnered with AETINS-KGiSL, a leader in innovation and information technology order to upgrade its core system. The agreement was signed by Lasitha Wimalaratne, Chief Executive Officer of HNBA and Saraswathy Sarangapany, Vice President, Insurance Practice of KGiSL in the presence of Rose Cooray, Chairperson of HNBA and its fully owned subsidiary, HNB General Insurance Limited (HNBGI), Dilshan Rodrigo, Non-Independent/Non-Executive Director of HNBA, Dr. Prasad Samarasinghe, Alternate Director – Non-Independent/Non-Executive Director of HNBA and HNBGI, Suneth Jayamanne, Chief Information Officer of HNBA and HNBGI and Ravindra Mohan, Director, Insurance Solutions and Consulting of KGiSL.
Expressing her views, Cooray stated, “In today’s context information technology and every component associated has become vital for the survival of business ventures across the globe and the success of businesses highly rely on efficient processes and systems to cope up with demands and challenges in the market. This partnership reflects on our vision to transform HNBA into an even more progressive, dynamic, and innovative business. A system of this nature combined with the core competencies, expertise and knowledge of a vibrant and energetic team will lead HNBA in the right direction to build a legacy of its own”.
Asitha Wimalaratne, Chief Executive Officer of HNBA stated, “Innovation and technology go hand in hand and if we are to digitally disrupt the market we should be fully geared with the latest technology, systems and processes and this partnership will enable us to gain access to a more efficient core business system. The new system will help us rethink and reengineer the core pillars of the business to achieve agility in everything that we do and say and thereby enabling seamless integration between the superlative experience that we provide to our customers and core business system”.